Delivery driver robbed as he delivers parcel

By Harriet Ernstsons Monday 17 December 2012 Updated: 18/12 10:54

A MAN was knocked to the floor and had his phones and van stolen while delivering a parcel.

The driver of a white Renault Master van was parked outside a house in Hollywood Lane, Hollywood about 10am last Wednesday (December 12) to make the drop-off. As he closed the back door to the van he was pushed in the shoulder which caused him to fall over.

A man he did not know picked up his keys and drove off in the vehicle which contained a large number of parcels and the victim's two phones, a black iPhone worth £500 and a Nokia worth £250, as well as a £160 TomTom sat nav.

The Renault left in convoy with another white van and was found abandoned in Goodrest Lane, Kings Norton, a short time later.

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of robbery and released on bail pending further inquiries.

Anyone with any information should call DC Matt Archer on 0300 333 3000, quoting incident number 37-N-121212, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Popular »

1 BAFTA nod to Redditch man

2 Kerrys baking a plan to win Miss UK title

3 Paedophile ring claims in county

4 Unconfirmed sighting of missing woman Eve Cullen

5 Chance to win Playstation 4

More news »

Legal challenge over council's care cap

A TEENAGER and his family are launching a

Police crackdown sees burglaries fall

THE NUMBER of burglaries across Redditch has almost

Boy hit by pellet

A BOY was hit by an air rifle

Community groups get new homes

A DEAL struck by the borough council could

Regional news »


Bromsgrove Standard
Missing Bromsgrove teenager found safe and well

THE BROMSGROVE teenager who went missing from Droitwich has been ...

Worcester Observer

Visit the Worcester Observer website for the latest.

Stratford Observer
Stratford District Council to encourage more recycling

STRATFORD District Council’s bin lorries are not rubbish - but ...

Evesham Observer
Jack’s charged with a top job

A BROADWAY electrical firm has added a bright spark to ...